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SIAS project: Sound Art in Colombia

[Guest Blog post by Jorge Mario Díaz Matajira, director of the SIAS project] SIAS stands for “Information System about Sound Art in Colombia” (from the spanish “Sistema de Información sobre el Arte Sonoro en Colombia”). SIAS (  is a project that … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Barcelona Confinement Soundscape

[Guest Blog post by  Ilaria Sartori and Gianni Ginesi] Dear fellow Freesounders, May we introduce Barcelona Confinement Soundscape, a collaborative soundmap and soundscape-related network of researchers, artists and neighbors who stay home and actively listen, record and reflect on soundscape … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

15 years of Freesound!

Today, 5th of April 2020, is the 15th anniversary of Freesound. Incredible, isn’t it? we couldn’t have imagined, when it all started back in 2005, that Freesound would become such a reference website for sharing Creative Commons sounds, worldwide. Freesound … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Sustainability Report 2019

Dear Freesounders, Last year we started the tradition of publishing a sustainability report to give you an update about how things are going in the Freesound world sustainability-wise, and to give you more insight about how do we work and … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Recording Foley for Beginners on a Budget

[Guest Blog post by João Janz] Before we Start… With this post I’m aiming to try and help anyone who wants to start recording foley sounds and doesn’t have a huge budget. It’ll be a simple list of do’s and … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

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lofi filter loop, made with Xenophon analog synth, recorded in Ableton live

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I opened a dishwasher and this was the horrifying sound of it opening. I think it could be cool in ...

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a flapping sound! made by flapping a pillowcase around for a bit and editing the resulting sounds into this :-)

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Stereo ambience record in the city with rain. They are cars but not so much people.

August 8th, 2020
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